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ZIP Code 12491

Primary City:West Hurley, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Hurley
County: Ulster County
Timezone: Eastern (6:33am)
Area code: 845 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.97, -74.14
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12491

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12491. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 12491. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12491, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
West Hurley, NY
Unacceptable:
W Hurley

Stats and Demographics for the 12491 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12491 is located in southeast New York and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 12491 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12491 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,675
Population Density 186 people per sq mi
Housing Units 815
Median Home Value $244,700
Land Area 8.99 sq mi
Water Area 0.30 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 721
Median Household Income $61,667

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male253859433437313147709075775138381214
Female404139653417323461728385876032442316
Total6579981086854636510814217316016411170823530

Gender

 Male 810 48%
 Female 865 52%
Gender

Race

 White 1,592 95.0%
 Black Or African American 28 1.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.4%
 Asian 16 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 7 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 25 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner224691571651087421
Renter713172824651
Total937861851891147922

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 358 50%
 Single Guardian 110 15%
 Singles 203 28%
 Singles With Roommate 50 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 544 75%
 Households with Kids 177 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male25578941161189191281079911
Female812769984116771451914712139
Total1017121317181215171715163317272414212220

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12491 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12491 were primarily built in the 1960s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 12491 real estate data, the median home value of $244,700 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 12491 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 12491 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12491 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,653 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 10 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 12 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 365 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 255 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 101 12%
 Households Vacant 94 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 10 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 58 62%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 19 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 21 40%
 2 Bedroom 8 15%
 3+ Bedroom 24 45%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $61,667 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 12491 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 12491 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 526 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 487 32%
 No Earnings 525 34%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 526 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 487 32%
 No Earnings 525 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 787 90%
 Public transportation 33 4%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 12 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 44 5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 47 6.2%
 High School Graduate 319 41.8%
 Associate's degree 91 11.9%
 Bachelor's degree 143 18.7%
 Master's degree 160 20.9%
 Professional school degree 4 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 238 98%
 Enrolled in Private School 4 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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